Realme will announce a new smartphone at MWC 2020

Realme camera phone
Realme camera phone (Image credit: Realme)

Our invite’s in for Realme’s Mobile World Congress 2020 launch event. The Chinese manufacturer made waves in 2019 with its 64MP Realme X2 Pro, which is one of the best budget camera phones around, but the brand’s been a bit quiet on the western front since the affordable flagship launched last year. If there were any doubts that MWC would see a follow-up, however, they can be put to bed. 

In a tweet posted on 5 February, Realme Europe stated “If there were a Realme global launch event, where would it be?”. On an image accompanying the tweet were a set of coordinates, and, you guessed it - punch them into Google Maps and you get Barcelona.

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Basil Kronfli

Basil Kronfli is a freelance technology journalist, consultant, and content creator. He trained in graphic design and started his career at Canon Europe before moving into journalism. Basil is also experienced in video production, independently running the YouTube channel TechEdit, and during his time at Future, he worked alongside the Digital Camera World team as a senior video producer.